Coming Soon on Absolute Radio

Find out about upcoming events on Absolute Radio, including competitions, interviews and live music sessions.

You Me At Six: Live session

You Me At Six

Thursday 17 April 2014 from 8.00pm
The influential young British rock band play live tracks from album Cavalier Youth and chat to Pete Donaldson.

Absolute Classic Rock: Block Party

Friday 18 April 2014 from 10.00am
On Good Friday and Easter Monday, Absolute Classic Rock serves up back-to-back blocks by great rock artists throughout day.

Absolute Radio 90s: Block Party

Friday 18 April 2014 from 10.00am
On Good Friday and Easter Monday, Absolute Radio 90s kicks off each hour with a hat-trick of tracks from the biggest artists of the 90s.

Aston Villa vs Southampton

Saturday 19 April 2014 from 1.30pm
From 1:30pm on Absolute Radio, Russ Williams and Jim Proudfoot will be bringing us the big match build-up.

From 3pm, hear live commentary from Jim Proudfoot and you won't miss a minute of the day's big match.

Then from 5pm, Arsenal legend Ian Wright will be joined by Ian Stone for more footy gossip and entertainment.

Green Onions! Steve Cropper of Booker T and The MGs

Booker T and The MGs

Sunday 20 April 2014 from 6.00pm
On Absolute Radio 60s... Pete Mitchell meets the legendary Booker T and The MGs guitarist, Steve Cropper.

Inside Joy Division with Peter Hook

Joy Division

Sunday 20 April 2014 from 7.00pm
On Absolute Radio 70s, Pete Mitchell talks to Peter Hook in a moving interview about the influential band.

Deacon Blue: Raintown

Deacon Blue

Sunday 20 April 2014 from 9.00pm
On Absolute 80s, Ricky Ross joins Martyn Lee to talk about the band's reissues and recent live shows.

Absolute Radio 90s: Block Party

Monday 21 April 2014 from 10.00am
On Good Friday and Easter Monday, Absolute Radio 90s kicks off each hour with a hat-trick of tracks from the biggest artists of the 90s.

The Greatest Song of the 80s

Monday 21 April 2014 from 10.00am
From 10am until 6pm on Easter Monday, on Absolute Radio and Absolute 80s, Leona Graham and Martyn Lee will be counting down the tracks you voted for as Greatest Song of the 80s. We'll also have Let's Rock The Moor tickets to give away!

Absolute Classic Rock: Block Party

Monday 21 April 2014 from 10.00am
On Good Friday and Easter Monday, Absolute Classic Rock serves up back-to-back blocks by great rock artists throughout day.

One Love: The Stone Roses Story

The Stone Roses

Monday 21 April 2014 from 10.00pm
On Absolute Radio, hear Pete Mitchell's hour special on one of the greatest bands of their generation, The Stone Roses.

Not Fade Away: The Rolling Stones

The Rolling Stones

Monday 21 April 2014 from 11.00pm
Absolute Radio rounds off Easter Monday with Pete Mitchell's hour-long special on the Rolling Stones, including recent interviews with both Mick Jagger and Keith Richards.

20 Years of Parklife: Classic Album Playback

Blur

Friday 25 April 2014 from 7.00pm
On Absolute Radio 90s, Vicki Blight provides the introduction to a full album playback of Blur's definitive 90s album, released 20 years ago today.

Happy Days! The Absolute Radio 70s Party

Saturday 26 April 2014 from 6.00pm
The biggest anthems from the decade, guaranteed to get you in a party mood!

Let's Dance: Bowie Album Retrospective

David Bowie

Sunday 27 April 2014 from 8.00pm
On Absolute Classic Rock, hear our documentary, celebrating the making of Bowie's biggest-selling album

Damon Albarn: New album special

Damon Albarn

Sunday 27 April 2014 from 9.00pm
On Absolute Radio 90s, Pete Mitchell talks in depth to Damon Albarn, in his West London studio, about the new album Everyday Robots - the first record released under Damon's own name.

When Dave Gorman met Damon Albarn

Blur

Sunday 27 April 2014 from 10.00pm
On Absolute Radio 90s, we're featuring classic Blur tracks and conversation, first broadcast in August 2012 when Blur played to thousands in Hyde Park on the final night of the London Olympics.

Absolute Radio Icons: Kings of Leon

Kings Of Leon

Sunday 27 April 2014 from 10.00pm
On Absolute Radio 00s, Kings of Leon guest-host, picking the music that inspired new album Mechanical Bull.

Not Fade Away: The Rolling Stones

The Rolling Stones

Sunday 4 May 2014 from 6.00pm
On Absolute Radio 60s. In this new documentary, Pete Mitchell charts the comeback of one of Britain's most enduring rock and roll acts. Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Bobby Gillespie, Stones official photographer Gerard Mankowitz - and former manager and producer Andrew Loog Oldham talk about the band's triumphant live return which culminated in two huge Hyde Park gigs.

We Love The Eagles

Eagles

Sunday 4 May 2014 from 7.00pm
On Absolute Radio 70s, as America's biggest selling band prepare for their History Of The Eagles tour, Absolute Radio 70s gives you an hour dedicated to their greatest songs.

Boy George on Absolute 80s

Boy George

Sunday 4 May 2014 from 9.00pm
On Absolute 80s, Boy George will be talking to Richie Firth about his latest album This is What I Do - his first new album of studio material in 18 years.

Come Back To What You Know: Embrace Special

Embrace

Sunday 4 May 2014 from 10.00pm
Embrace join Absolute Radio 90s to talk about the new self-titled album, which is their first album for 6 years, plus a look back at their career and some 90s influences.

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Including the tracks 'Iz Rite' and 'Soul Love'.


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